Easy Cheesy Crab Artichoke Dip Recipe

This recipe for a cheesy crab artichoke dip is really easy to make. Perfect for a winter party, but really yummy any time of year. I like to serve it in a deep dish pie pan, or something like the tart pan below.  One thing I haven’t tried but am curious about, is a large bread bowl…. [Read More]

Growing Microgreens: An Easy Harvest in Just 10 Days

I decided to try growing microgreens as a fun winter gardening project. It’s a little too soon for seed starting in my area, so why not grow some indoor greens to harvest. I remember tasting bean sprouts as a kid and I never really liked them. However, I realized that microgreens taste nothing like bean sprouts…. [Read More]

Easy Ice Cream Brownie Cake Recipe

I made this easy ice cream brownie cake for Christmas Eve. We had a few cookies and candies, and my sister also brought over a nice tray of cookies, but I just had to serve something in addition for dessert. It was last minute, but I couldn’t believe how easy and yummy this dessert turned out…. [Read More]

$100 Bedroom Makeover Challenge – Week 2

Welcome back to week 2 of the $100 bedroom makeover challenge. This week’s update will use a good chunk of the budget, and show you a fun and easy way to decorate a wall for next to nothing. $100 Bedroom Makeover Challenge – Week 2 this post contains affiliate links for your convenience.  Click here to read… [Read More]

2017 Plants of the Year: Great Choices for the Garden

The 2017 plants of the year are some of the best places to get ideas for new plants. These are plants that each garden association choose every year. The great part is, they are typically some of the easiest most versatile plants you can grow in the garden.  2017 Plants of the Year I have been… [Read More]

$100 Room Makeover Challenge – Master Bedroom

A few weeks ago I mentioned that I was participating in the $100 Room Makeover Challenge with some of my blogging friends. This is the first time I have attempted to makeover a room on a specific budget. However, since I am basically cheap, and love getting creative with a challenge, I felt I was… [Read More]

Garden Matter – Top 10 Posts of 2016

Happy New Year! As you can see this post is coming out on a Monday. For 2017, Garden Matter will be posting on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Mondays will be dedicated to garden-related posts. On Wednesdays you will find more projects, including DIYs, decorating, and crafts, including this month’s $100 room makeover event starting this… [Read More]